Specialist sessions


Wednesday 12 September 2018


Time

Workshop name

Speakers

Room

11:45 - 12:45

Specialist session 1: Pressure ulcer and malnutrition: A health problem for hospital inpatients: Supporting pressure ulcer care

 

Breakout room #3

 

Malnutrition as a precursor of pressure ulcer that should be seen as a slow and difficult-to-heal wound

 Mary Litchford, United States of America

 

 

Nutrition for pressure ulcers: Need for a reappraisal of the guidelines?

 Emanuele Cereda, Italy

 

 

Nutritional risk screening in wounded patients: Pressure ulcer and malnutrition -  eventuality or certainty?

 Johanne Alhaug, Norway

 

 

Optimal nutritional care for pressure ulcer prevention and healing requires an adequate multidisciplinary approach

 Jos Schols, The Netherlands

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday 13 September 2018


Time

Workshop name

Speakers

Room

9:00 - 10:00

Specialist session 2: Updating guidelines and clinical practice: Do not forget the paediatric

 

Breakout room #3

 

The NPUAP, EPUAP, PPPIA pressure ulcer guidelines

 Jan Kottner, Germany

 

 

Updating the EPUAP, PPPIA, NPUAP guidelines 2019

 Katrin Balzer, Germany

 

 

paediatric guidelines development in Costa Rica

 Geanina Carnaval, Costa Rica

 

14:15 - 15:15

Specialist session 3: Biomarkers for identifying patients at risk of pressure ulcers

 

Breakout room #3

 

Inflammatory biomarkers sampled in sebum: The potential for early detection of skin damage

 Peter Worsley, United Kingdom

 

 

Early detection of skin damage using biomarkers 

 Jibbe Soetens, The Netherlands

 

 

Can we use differences in tissue response to pressure and shear to identify patients at risk?

 Cees Oomens, The Netherlands